Himalayan Inlay Work, Round Beads, 20mm, Sold Individually


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  • Priced and sold individually
  • Nepalese brass beads 20mm, inlaid with turquoise and coral colored chips, probably glass, but might be dyed turquoise
  • Two views of the same pattern are shown here
  • Lots of work goes into these little beads! First the core is fabricated in brass then a design applied to the surface with wire. Areas between these designs are filled in with stone or glass chips mixed with a resin. Once that's hardened the entire bead is ground down to a smooth surface.